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Marahau Sea Kayaks

Abel Tasman National Park | 8 Franklin Street, Marahau, Marahau, New Zealand
+64 800 529 257
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Kayaking Abel Tasman National Park

Anton our guide was superb, excellent sense of humour, very knowledgeable about local fauna and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gem442
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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wonderful experience: a must do

did the kayaking first time from observation bay to Marahau. booked the whole thing with Marahau... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
haridhiraj
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The Abel Tasman National Park's crystal clear waters and golden-sand beaches are set against a backdrop of sub-tropical native rainforest. All of these elements combine to make the Abel Tasman New Zealand's premiere location for sea kayaking. Marahau Sea Kayaks has a full range of half-day, full-day and multi-day trip options. Whether you chose to join a guided or unguided trip, we've got the best combinations of kayaking, walking, water taxi transfers and accommodation options to suit you.
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Abel Tasman National Park | 8 Franklin Street, Marahau, Marahau, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Anton our guide was superb, excellent sense of humour, very knowledgeable about local fauna and flora. Very thorough safety briefings. Kayaking was not too difficult and plenty of opportunities to see seals. Would definitely recommend. Gemma anc David, Dubai.

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

did the kayaking first time from observation bay to Marahau. booked the whole thing with Marahau aqua Taxis. It was a wonderful experience. A must do adventure.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic day out. Despite the rain, Jazz our tour guide made our trip a memorable and personal experience. The wildlife was amazing, with the highlight being playful baby seals swimming around our boats. Would highly recommend this company and would definitely go with them again.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Superb! Our guide Callum was fun, set a great pace and gave us an extraordinary experience by educating us on Maori culture, myth& folk tales, and info on natural architecture and sea life. Also some traditional Maori musical instruments demonstrated. Simply stunning coastline and lagoons,...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We had a perfect day for kayaking, we saw on Tonga Island a lot of fur seals and the most extraordinary was the sailing experience! The wind picked up and we used for 3 kayaks the sail to navigate together! It was awesome!

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

There's so much to choose from in the Abel Tasman National Park, I took a recommendation on the full day Gourmet Platter with MSK and I wasn't disappointed! It's a good mix of boat /walk and kayaking 🛶. Everyone was really friendly and Sara the...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

This was one of the experiences my wife in particular had wanted to do on our holiday, and as such we had planned our route to take in a few days in the Abel Tasman National Park. When we booked we under the impression that...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

went sea kayaking after I had to cancel my walk at the track due to bad weather conditions. Anton gave a warm welcome at the reception and happily briefed me about what I'm going to do. Jazz was a great guide and told us about...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

After much deliberation over which company to go with we decided on MSK as the gourmet platter seemed to offer a range and included lunch. There’s no discount available so don’t waste time looking. The price is the price. The water taxi and walk experience...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous day on the water with enthusiastic guide Jazz. A beautiful sunny calm day and we were really lucky to see a huge pod of dolphins up close. Thanks - very special.

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